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Soul of the Age
Soul of the Age
Written by Jonathan Bate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812971811
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Soul of the Age
A Biography of the Mind of William Shakespeare
Written by Jonathan Bate


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $18.00

“One man in his time plays many parts,
His acts being seven ages.”

In this illuminating, innovative biography, Jonathan Bate, one of today’s most accomplished Shakespearean scholars, has found a fascinating new way to tell the story of the great dramatist. Using the Bard’s own immortal list of a man’s seven ages in... Read more >
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Henry VI
Henry VI
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969405
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Henry VI
Parts I, II, and III
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $12.00

“The gaudy, blabbing and remorseful day
Is crept into the bosom of the sea.”
—Henry VI
 
Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide a fresh new edition of the three-part classic history that revolves around the epic, dynastic Wars of the Roses.
 
THIS VOLUME ALSO INCLUDES MORE... Read more >
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Henry IV, Part Two
Henry IV, Part Two
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307421227
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Henry IV, Part Two

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2012
Price: $2.99

The stirring continuation of the themes begun in Henry IV, Part One again pits a rebellion within the State and that master of misrule, Falstaff, against the maturing of Prince Hal. Alternating scenes between bawdy tavern and regal court, between revelry and politics, Shakespeare probes at the sources, uses, and responsibilities... Read more >
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Playing Shakespeare
Playing Shakespeare
Written by John Barton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773913
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Playing Shakespeare
An Actor's Guide
Written by John Barton


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2010
Price: $13.99

Now in its first American edition, Playing Shakespeare is the premier guide to understanding and appreciating the mastery of the world’s greatest playwright.

Together with Royal Shakespeare Company actors–among them Patrick Stewart, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Ben Kingsley, and David Suchet–John Barton demonstrates how to adapt Elizabethan theater for the modern stage... Read more >
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The Tempest
The Tempest
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213072
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The Tempest

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

This joyous play, the last comedy of Shakespeare's career, sums up his stagecraft with a display of seemingly effortless skill. Prospero, exiled Duke of Milan, living on an enchanted island, has the opportunity to punish and forgive his enemies when he raises a tempest that drives them ashore—as well as to... Read more >
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The Theban Plays
The Theban Plays
Written by Sophocles, Translated by David Grene, Introduction by Charles Segal
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679431329
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The Theban Plays

Written by Sophocles
Translated by David Grene
Introduction by Charles Segal


Format: Hardcover, 280 pages
On Sale: October 18, 1994
Price: $20.00

The legends surrounding Oedipus of Thebes and his ill-fated offspring provide the subject matter for Sophocles’ three greatest plays, which together represent Greek drama at the pinnacle of its achievement.

 

Oedipus the King, the most famous of the three, has been characterized by critics from Aristotle to Coleridge as the perfect exemplar...

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Les Blancs: The Collected Last Plays
Les Blancs: The Collected Last Plays
Written by Lorraine Hansberry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679755326
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Les Blancs: The Collected Last Plays
The Drinking Gourd/What Use Are Flowers?
Written by Lorraine Hansberry


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 13, 1994
Price: $15.95

Here are Lorraine Hansberry's last three plays--Les Blancs, The Drinking Gourd, and What Use Are Flowers?--representing the capstone of her achievement. Includes a new preface by Jewell Gresham Nemiroff and a revised introduction by Margaret B. Wilkerson. Read more >
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Fifteen One-Act Plays
Fifteen One-Act Plays
Written by Sam Shepard
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ISBN: 9780345802774
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Fifteen One-Act Plays

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

Filled with wry, dark humor, unparalleled imagination, unforgettable characters, and exquisitely crafted storytelling, Sam Shepard’s plays have earned him enormous acclaim over the past five decades. In these fifteen one-acts, we see him at his best, displaying his trademark ability to portray human relationships, love, and lust with rare authenticity. These... Read more >
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Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368836
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Julius Caesar

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $4.99

In this striking tragedy of political conflict, Shakespeare turns to the ancient Roman world and to the famous assassination of Julius Caesar by his republican opponents. The play is one of tumultuous rivalry, of prophetic warnings–“Beware the ides of March”–and of moving public oratory, “Friends, Romans, countrymen!” Ironies abound and most... Read more >
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The Tragedy of Mister Morn
The Tragedy of Mister Morn
Written by Vladimir Nabokov, Translated by Anastasia Tolstoy and Thomas Karshan, Introduction by Thomas Karshan
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ISBN: 9780307950666
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The Tragedy of Mister Morn

Written by Vladimir Nabokov
Translated by Anastasia Tolstoy and Thomas Karshan
Introduction by Thomas Karshan


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

Vladimir Nabokov’s earliest major work, written when he was twenty-four, is a full-length play in verse of Shakespearean beauty and richness.

The story of an incognito king whose love for the wife of a banished revolutionary brings on the chaos the king has fought to prevent, this five-act play was never published in...

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